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Grand Wine & Spirits 2019 fundraising results

Grand Wine & Spirits’ Chuck Bowe has raised over $60k for TBBCF since 2011 By SANDY MANISCALCO Grand Wine & Spirits (GWS), a faithful supporter of the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation (TBBCF) since 2011, continued its dedication this year and raised $8,324 surpassing its 2019 breast cancer awareness fundraising campaign goal. On Thursday, [...]

Grand Wine & Spirits 2019 fundraising results2020-01-18T09:44:26-05:00

Donation to cancer charities on Christmas list

East Lyme 10-year-old includes donations for cancer charities to her Christmas List By ELLEN SWERCEWSKI Kelsey Haynes with TBBCF director of operations, Kate Davis Ten-year-old Kelsey Haynes from East Lyme wanted to do something special at Christmas, so she asked for donations to cancer charities. As a result, she received $150. She [...]

Donation to cancer charities on Christmas list2020-01-18T14:39:28-05:00

TBBCF grants help move research forward

Researchers say grants from foundation help move research forward By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB Olga Anczukow, PhD Whether they are building models of cancer cells on computer screens or breaking down genes to see why cancer cells multiply, doctors, scientists and researchers, who have received grants from Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation, are among [...]

TBBCF grants help move research forward2019-12-31T09:09:04-05:00

Honorary walk chair reflects on 2019

Anne Ogden says life changes in many ways after cancer diagnosis By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB It was just about a year ago when Anne Ogden began a journey that, unfortunately, statistics show one in eight women will experience in the course of their lifetime.  After the 2019 honorary chair of the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer [...]

Honorary walk chair reflects on 20192020-01-11T13:17:53-05:00

Realtors’ event raises $10,000

Eastern Connecticut Association of Realtors surpasses fundraising goal for 2019 By SANDY MANISCALCO The Eastern Connecticut Association of Realtors hosted its eighth annual Spirit of Pink on October 18th at the Lake of Isles in North Stonington. This year the association raised $10,000 for the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation. Last year they raised [...]

Realtors’ event raises $10,0002019-12-31T08:18:35-05:00

Marathoner spreads the word in DC area

Marathoner spreading news of TBBCF mission in DC area By SANDY MANISCALCO Long-time TBBCF supporter and seven-time Walk Across Southeastern CT full marathoner, Alex Interlandi, is one of several United Way National Capital Area staffers featured in a video entitled, United Way NCA Celebrates a Year of Mobilizing Communities. Interlandi is a manager of [...]

Marathoner spreads the word in DC area2019-12-31T08:23:22-05:00

Emotions and Breast Cancer

Read the post here - Emotions and Breast Cancer “There are so many highs and lows during this journey and this article helped me. Maybe it will help you as well.” ~Anne Source: https://www.mybcteam.com/ Women with breast cancer can feel like they are on a roller coaster of emotions when it comes to [...]

Emotions and Breast Cancer2019-12-07T06:09:14-05:00

Foundation seeking best in cancer research

Making progress - Brodeur Foundation reviews grant applications Brodeur Foundation seeking best in cancer research By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB The Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation has raised nearly $5 million dollars in its 14-year history, with all the money going directly to researchers who are looking for a cure for breast cancer and better ways [...]

Foundation seeking best in cancer research2019-11-27T14:05:38-05:00

UConn Today features TBBCF 2013 researcher

Splicing factor to blame in triple negative breast cancer UConn Today November 26, 2019 - Kim Krieger - UConn Communications If our DNA is like a cookbook, seemingly small differences in "recipes" can have major effects on our health. (Getty Images) If your DNA is a cookbook, a single gene is a recipe. But it’s [...]

UConn Today features TBBCF 2013 researcher2019-12-04T12:37:04-05:00

New foundation sponsor ready to help

New Brodeur Foundation sponsor ready to help By KATHLEEN EDGECOMB George Whelen, V Whelen Engineering in Deep River is the latest corporate sponsor to join the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation and its mission of raising money to fund breast cancer research. The company, which manufactures lights and sirens for emergency vehicles, [...]

New foundation sponsor ready to help2019-11-27T14:15:15-05:00